Langstone Cliff Hotel
Travel Blogs from Dawlish
... at the first
stop with lunch at the second, arriving mid-afternoon at Whimple.
wonderful to see Ali again and we were made welcome by her lovely
parents, Janthia and Roger. I could never hope to describe the
organisation that has been going on for the wedding, including the
three tiered wedding cake which Ali and her parents had made and
iced. After enjoying a home cooked dinner complete with more clotted
... Regis to meet a friend of Sheree's who lives nearby, Becca. Lyme Regis is a great seaside town with rows of beach huts in different colours. It is famous for its fossils (tempting to make a Pete joke here). We walked/stumbled over rocks, stones and mud along the beach for quite a way until we came upon an ammonite graveyard. Hugely impressive and exiting and we even found some fossils. A fossil ...
... the road then another 3 or 4 bikes came by going very fast. Then an open top Military Land cruiser with about six troops sat around a machine gun,(these troops often beat people who don't clear the road quickly enough came by we were told). This was followed by police cars all with sirens on, followed by 3 bullet proof black cars which he must have been in one of them. Behind these ...
... who joined in with the music, they painted various animals on our faces, Rob James and William went with a witch doctor to have a reading. William was told that everything will happen in time for him and will have 2 children. James was told that he can decide how many children he has and when ( I think he was confused by James).
The dancing had started and people from the tables were encouraged to go down to the floor, Will, James and Sarah went down. ...
... cross the river about 50 foot from our boat, Crocodiles did not move off the banks and we came within 20 foot of them. We saw a heard of Impala who were drinking at the side of the river. There we're lots of different birds some Shane had never seen before.
It took 3 hours to get back through customs and drive home and we were all exhausted. We went to Ilala Lodge again for super. We were half way through dinner when a Hippo came ...